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Export to STL from within Sketchup [message #13149] Tue, 25 May 2010 00:03 UTC Go to next message
avatar lensman  is currently offline lensman
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Registered: December 2009
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After struggling for a long time see thread here
trying to find a plug-in that will allow a user to export to STL directly from within Sketchup AND ignore lots of errors at the same time. I have found this one: STL4SU

This seems to have been created in April 2010.

I have just recently tried this and it worked perfectly on a model that I knew to have errors and was giving me all kinds of trouble with other methods (except CadSpan that is still a good option).

Glenn

(Edit: CadSpan has a triangle limit. My latest model has 13000+ triangles and they won't accept it).

[Updated on: Fri, 28 May 2010 03:10 UTC]


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Re: Export to STL from within Sketchup [message #31206 is a reply to message #13149 ] Wed, 20 July 2011 16:44 UTC Go to previous message
avatar Swief  is currently offline Swief
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Registered: July 2011
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Hey there,

I am working on some models to 3D-print too, and will install the plug-in you suggest.

After reading the enormous thread with 'all' the options, I hope this one will work.

THANKS in advance!


 
   
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